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Puerto Rico Battered by Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico Battered by Hurricane Maria

An emergency management official warned Puerto Ricans that when they see the extent of Hurricane Maria’s damage, they “will find our island destroyed.” Maria, a vicious category 4 storm, blew homes apart, brought a wave of flooding, and wiped out electricity across the entire island. Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, a U.S. territory in the […]

Hurricane Harvey Project in Texas – A Pictorial Overview

Hurricane Harvey Project in Texas – A Pictorial Overview

Hurricane Harvey survivors continue to face a mountain of cleanup. Rapid Response teams are cleaning up and the Loaves & Fishes Food Kitchen is providing hot meals for homeowners and volunteers. We are grateful for the 100-plus volunteers a day that are helping clean out houses by removing mud, sheetrock, drywall, and waterlogged belongings.   […]

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“Why Would I Need Jesus?”

Charissa* described herself as being “queen of her life.” She said, “I’m having the time of my life. Why would I need Jesus?” “You have chosen the path you want. You are footloose and fancy free, but you have a problem, Charissa,” our phone team member told her. “You’re not going to be happy with […]

Hurricane Irma Hits Florida

Hurricane Irma Hits Florida

Rapid Response helps with flood cleanup As Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes in recorded history, barreled toward Florida, people around the world earnestly prayed. Our Rapid Response staff, already overwhelmed with the Hurricane Harvey project in Texas, braced themselves for the worst and prepared for another large disaster. The state ordered […]

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“That the World May Know”

Every child should know the love of God. Every heart should experience the depth of Christ’s mercy. But how will they learn about these things? Without God’s Word, millions will never know the Way of Life. Our goal through the Bibles-for-the World program is that men, women, and children around the globe will discover the […]

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CAM Medicines Valued at Liberian Clinics

Twin toddlers, Sally and Morris, both have fevers. Emmanuel dumped hot water on himself and sorely burned his skin. Eight-month-old Musu is severely malnourished. These are just a few of the cases seen at C.H. Rennie Hospital in Liberia. Here, needy patients receive quality medicines through CAM’s Medicines-for-Multitudes program. This program provides 40 clinics and […]

Deadly Earthquake in Mexico

Deadly Earthquake in Mexico

A powerful earthquake struck southern Mexico late Thursday night, toppling large buildings and leaving dozens dead. The epictenter of this 8.1 magnitude quake was near the states of Chiapas and Oaxaca. This region is one of the most impoverished areas of Mexico. The earthquake was felt by about 50 million people across the country and […]

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A dilapidated porch and a very leaky roof characterize the home of Omene Ja Baptist in Haiti. Since Omene’s husband left her and her five children, she struggles to provide for herself and her children. Selling mangos and beans generates only a small income for her family. The monthly food parcel Omene receives from CAM […]